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Boscawen, Edward, first earl of Falmouth (1787–1841), politician

K. D. Reynolds

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Boscawen, Edward, first earl of Falmouth (1787–1841), politician, son of George Evelyn Boscawen, third Viscount Falmouth (1758–1808), and Elizabeth Anne (1764–1793), only daughter of John Crewe of Cheshire, was born in London on 10 May 1787. He was educated at Eton College, and became an ensign in the ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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